UNESCO Education UIL

Universidade Federal da Paraíba (UFPB)

Cátedra UNESCO de EJA, Centro de Referência de Educação de Jóvenes e Adultos

The Centre for Research on History, Memory and Education for Young People and Adults (EJA) collects materials for the period from 1950 to today for the Paraíba state in the Northeast of Brazil.

Areas of Specialization:

Adult education, Basic education

User Profile:

Students; teachers; researchers in youth and adult education

Contact Information


Centro de Educação
Campus I - João Pessoa
Cidade Universitária
Castelo Branco
João Pessoa - Paraíba

(+55 – 83) 3216-7703
Contact person:
Timothy Ireland
Emília Maria da Tridade Prestes

Basic Institutional Data:

Information staff:
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Books and Documents:
about 55
Periodicals recieved p.a.:
about 65
Multimedia materials:
about 25

Services and Special Activities

Information Services Provided

Publications Produced

Books, periodical articles, book chapters on the subject etc.

Other material

Role envisaged within the Network of Networks

Offering exchange of publications; publishing articles written by students and teachers; reporting on new publications and news on the topic.